A brief look at some elements of Athboy in the 1820s and 30s, Mostly, it's many publicans and one renegade priest.
Many an Athboy native has tread the boards in locally produced plays and pantomimes. Teresa Coleman gives a history of the town's long association with the dramatic arts.
We take a look at the programme for a 1945 pantomime staged in the town which was produced by a man with a mysterious name.
Son of a renowned Anatomist and Surgeon, Abraham Colles of Ballyfallon's life was as remarkable as his namesake father's - but for all the wrong reasons.
A tale of attempted murder and Ribbonmen in Kilkeelan in the 1880s
Bernard Walsh writes on the life and legacy of gun-toting, womanizing, horse trainer and landowner Harry Dyas of Gillstown, Athboy.